There are 4 ways to get from Bradford to Skipton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Bradford Forster Square to Skipton

$6 - $10

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Skipton National Express / ...

$4 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bradford to Skipton 18.6 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Bradford to Skipton 18.6 miles

$4 - $6

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street and arriving at Skipton. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bradford Forster Square and arriving at Skipton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Bradford and Skipton is 16 miles. The road distance is 18.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Skipton without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs .

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The train from Bradford Forster Square to Skipton takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bradford to Skipton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street station.

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Bradford to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Bradford Forster Square station.

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The best way to get from Bradford to Skipton is to train which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 45 min.

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Bradford to Skipton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Skipton station.

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Bradford to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Skipton station.

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Map of how to get from Bradford to Skipton.
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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Bradford, England and Skipton, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Bradford to Skipton hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bradford to Skipton twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 45 min. Arriva Yorkshire also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street to Skipton
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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Taxi from Bradford to Skipton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bradford to Skipton is 19 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Bradford to Skipton.

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